Zoning refers to the regulation of uses by district. These regulations include, building size, setbacks, requirements for parking, signs, and screening requirements. These regulations, along with others are defined in Chapter 37 of the City Municipal Code entitled the Zoning Ordinance. The Zoning Administrator is the primary contact for questions related to the ordinance and serves as the legal interpreter of zoning ordinance.
The Zoning Ordinance is Chapter 37 of Champaign’s Municipal Code. Though the Municipal Code is available online, the Zoning Ordinance may sometimes change quickly, yet take a few months to be updated on the Municipal Code Corporation site, which is not maintained by City staff. When in doubt, please contact City staff to reference the most up-to-date version of the Zoning Ordinance.
- Fence Regulations
- Sign Permits
- Home Occupation Regulations (running a business from your home)
- Garage Sales Regulations
- Approved Plant List
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